Welcome to Ideal Homes

At Ideal Homes we specialise in assisting people like you in purchasing property overseas, and have over ten years experience of doing so. We pride ourselves in offering a friendly, personal service and since we want your experience with us to be as pleasant as possible, we put in the time and effort to research and hand pick the right property for you.

On top of this quality service, we are also pleased to be able to offer Inspection Trips to our customers. If you wish to view any property for yourself and are able to travel to Portugal for viewings, we have members of our fantastic team of staff who are able to guide you to and around a variety of properties that fit your requirements.

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The Overseas Property Show

Featured Properties

  • Pear Tree Lane Luxury Development

    Pear Tree Lane Luxury Development

    Luxury off plan Townhouses In Pera In line with the resurgence of the Portuguese Property Market ...

    €299,000

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    Fantastic new business opportunity in the Western Algarve!

    Fantastic new business opportunity in the Western Algarve!

    A unique opportunity to acquire a newly built complex resort in the western Algarve! Close to the ...

    €6,000,600

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    2 Bed Reduced Apartments for sale with seas views

    2 Bed Reduced Apartments for sale with seas views

    - 2 bed apartments for sale in Lagos, Western Algarve, Portugal. - Financing available up to 80%....

    €175,000

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    5 Bedroom Villa For sale with great yearly rental income

    5 Bedroom Villa For sale with great yearly rental income

    This is a very large, spacious 5 bedroom villa that has an independent 2 bedroom cottage on the land....

    €345,000

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  • Luxury 5 Star Apartments in Lagos Portugal for sale

    Luxury 5 Star Apartments in Lagos Portugal for sale

    Fantastically priced 5 star 2 bedroom apartments in Lagos exclusive for Ideal Homes International. ...

    €180,000

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    4 bed Link Villas for sale in Albufeira from 275,000 euros

    4 bed Link Villas for sale in Albufeira from 275,000 euros

    Luxury Linked Villas in a condominium with pool, carport for individual car in the driveway, ...

    €275,000

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    Magnificent 3 Bedroom Townhouse for sale in Albufeira

    Magnificent 3 Bedroom Townhouse for sale in Albufeira

    This brand new complex is built up of only 22 townhouses. There is a communal pool, gardens and ...

    €225,000

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    2 bed reduced Sea View Apartments for sale in Portugal

    2 bed reduced Sea View Apartments for sale in Portugal

    Exclusive Promotion up to 48% off these beautiful 2 Bedroom apartments prices from 110,000 € For a ...

    €110,000

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  • 4 Bed Villa – Lagos

    4 Bed Villa – Lagos

    This villa originally built in 1982, was chosen, due to its location and beautiful views, to be ...

    €649,000

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    4 Bedroom Villa, Santa Catarina, Tavira

    4 Bedroom Villa, Santa Catarina, Tavira

    This stunning villa is situated in the countryside but not isolated. The small village of St ...

    €430,000

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    Impressive property for sale portugal

    Impressive property for sale portugal

    *** This apartment has now been sold. *** Fantastic reduced apartment for sale in the Algarve....

    €150,000

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    Bargain property for sale in the Algarve Portugal

    Bargain property for sale in the Algarve Portugal

    Excellent apartments inserted in closed complex with swimming pool and gardens, garage and storage....

    €105,000

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  • 3 Bedroom Front line Beach Apartments for sale in the algarve

    3 Bedroom Front line Beach Apartments for sale in the algarve

    3 Bedroom Front line Beach Apartments This stunning development is a project designed and built ...

    €350,000

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     Apartments in Lagos from 180.000€

    Apartments in Lagos from 180.000€

    Fantastic price for these 5* star apartments in Lagos, exclusive to Ideal Homes International. The ...

    €180,000

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    1 Bedroom Front line Beach Apartment in Olhão

    1 Bedroom Front line Beach Apartment in Olhão

    This stunning development is a project designed and built facing the ocean, allowing a magnificent ...

    €0

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Property Buying Tips

  • Find a Home to Buy

    Finding a property, especially in a foreign country, can be a daunting task. You can spend months looking in estate agents windows and trawling the internet. Giving a specific list of your requirements, and the type of lifestyle you want to have, to a local expert can pass all the stress and responsibility on to someone else so you can just sit back and do the choosing!

  • Hire an Agent

    An agent can send you property links that meet your requirements and your budget. This can save you valuable time scrolling through hundreds of unsuitable properties on numerous online portal websites. Agents have access to the majority of properties for sale on the market as a whole, not just the ones they advertise on their own websites. They also know the areas well so can tailor their choices specifically for you.

  • Viewing properties

    Here are some useful tips to keep in mind when looking for the house of your dreams:

    Once your decision to buy is made, and your finances are in place, it's time to find that property of your dreams. Always make sure that, if you and your partner are buying together, you both view every property. Once you have a shortlist, do a second, or even third viewing; you'll be amazed what you missed the first time!

  • Do an Inspection visit !

    Quite simply, it is the most effective and informative way of viewing property Overseas.
    There is only so much that we can tell you about the fantastic properties that lie scattered all along the stunning coastlines of Portugal and Spain, you need to see a property, and get a feel for the location in order to make the right decision on which property to buy. The best way in which to do this is on one of our specially subsidized Property Inspection Trips. These are tailored specifically to your individual requirements, and you are in the safe hands of a local expert who has all the knowledge and experience you need to get the full picture. The inspection is a two, three or four day information and viewing trip where you will see property for sale within your price range, in short, you tell us your dream, and we will find it for you! INSPECTION TRIPS FROM £149 PER PERSON

Latest News

  • property show in the uk Find your dream property

    Dazzling opportunities to snap up discounted homes in Portugal, Italy, Florida and Spain are coming to the UK, with the launch of the Ideal Property Show, taking place this weekend, 29th Of August - 2nd of September, at The National Motorcycle Museum in Solihull.
    Visitors to the free-to-enter show will be able to browse villas, apartments and townhouses for sale at heavily reduced prices, as well as receive one-to-one specialist advice on every aspect of buying an overseas property, including mortgages, law and currency transfers.
    we look forward to seeing you there
    for more information visit www.idealpropertyshow.com

    27-08-2013 12:12
  • Ideal Homes Portugal wows UK market at major exhibition

    Proof of the Algarve’s popularity with British buyers is the recent success of Ideal Homes Portugal at the UK’s largest overseas property exhibition, A Place in the Sun Live, held in Birmingham at the end of September.
    Said Chris White, director of Ideal Homes Portugal, which were prominent within the exhibition’s dedicated Portuguese Pavilion: “Our target for the weekend of A Place in the Sun Live was to arrange for ten people to book inspection trips with us. We ended the event with 14 people confirming to come and see us at our office in Albufeira.”

    04-11-2012 11:44
  • Success of Ideal Homes Portugal at property exhibition confirms Brits’ hunger for Portuguese homes

    The magical ingredients of guaranteed sunshine, easy access to sandy beaches and friendly communities, all of which are unaffected by Portugal’s economic problems, are attracting British house-hunters back to the Algarve, where today’s buyers have a huge selection of discounted properties to choose from.
    Proof of the Algarve’s popularity is the recent success of Algarve based agency Ideal Homes Portugal at the UK’s largest overseas property exhibition, A Place in the Sun Live, held in Birmingham at the end of September.

    04-11-2012 11:42
  • Foreigners to bring boost to Portugal's property market

    Home ownership in Portugal is now especially appealing to wealthy foreigners thanks to the introduction of a new law making it possible for non-EU citizens to get residency there through investing in property.

    The new immigration law, dubbed the “Golden passport”, came into effect this month (October) and enables citizens of countries outside of the European Union to obtain Portuguese residency through property ownership, so long as the minimum acquisition value is €500,000 (around £403K or $645K).

    18-10-2012 17:51
  • Multi-million-euro projects simmering in Algarve

    The Algarve is soon to celebrate the inauguration of its 30th five-star retreat when the Conrad Algarve in Quinta do Lago opens its doors in coming weeks. At least seven more five-star developments are in the pipeline, three of which are planned to open next year, representing a minimum investment of €756 million in the region.Describing itself as “one of the most modern, stylish 5 star hotels in the Algarve”, the Conrad Algarve is in good company when it comes to exclusive hideaways.
    It shares the terrain with established choice brands such as Sheraton, Hilton, Vila Vita and the Vila Joya Boutique Hotel.

    08-09-2012 22:23

Bank Repossessions & Bargain properties

  • Fabulous bank repossesion villa in the beautiful western Algarve!

    Fabulous bank repossesion villa in the beautiful western Algarve!

    €291,000

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    3 Bedroom bank repossession townhouses in Algoz

    3 Bedroom bank repossession townhouses in Algoz

    €209,000

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    T1 bank repossesion bargains in Meia Praia, Lagos.

    T1 bank repossesion bargains in Meia Praia, Lagos.

    €105,600

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    T2 bank repossesion apartment in Portimão

    T2 bank repossesion apartment in Portimão

    €99,000

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  • 8 Bed Villa in Praia do Vau close to the beach

    8 Bed Villa in Praia do Vau close to the beach

    €480,000

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    HIDDEN GEM IN THE COUNTRYSIDE - REDUCED FOR QUICK SALE!!

    HIDDEN GEM IN THE COUNTRYSIDE - REDUCED FOR QUICK SALE!!

    €169,000

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    2 Bed Reduced Apartments for sale with seas views

    2 Bed Reduced Apartments for sale with seas views

    €175,000

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    Discounts up to 42% on these stunning 1, 2, 3 or 4 bedroom Townhouses in Albufeira,

    Discounts up to 42% on these stunning 1, 2, 3 or 4 bedroom Townhouses in Albufeira,

    €145,000

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  • 5 Bedroom Villa For sale with great yearly rental income

    5 Bedroom Villa For sale with great yearly rental income

    €345,000

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    Excellent 4 Bedroom Villa in Alvor

    Excellent 4 Bedroom Villa in Alvor

    €390,000

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    3 Bed Townhouse in Vale da Pedra

    3 Bed Townhouse in Vale da Pedra

    €195,000

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    2 Bedroom Apartments in Tropea

    2 Bedroom Apartments in Tropea

    €149,500

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  • Luxury 5 Star Apartments in Lagos Portugal for sale

    Luxury 5 Star Apartments in Lagos Portugal for sale

    €180,000

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    Bargain 4 bedroom detached Villa near Lourinhã, Silver Coast

    Bargain 4 bedroom detached Villa near Lourinhã, Silver Coast

    €195,000

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    Bargain 2 bedroom apartment at Praia d'el Rey Golf & Beach Resort, Óbidos

    Bargain 2 bedroom apartment at Praia d'el Rey Golf & Beach Resort, Óbidos

    €135,000

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    2 bedroom rustic cottage - price reduced

    2 bedroom rustic cottage - price reduced

    €139,500

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  • 4 bed Link Villas for sale in Albufeira from 275,000 euros

    4 bed Link Villas for sale in Albufeira from 275,000 euros

    €275,000

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    Bank Repossession House For Sale Algarve Portugal

    Bank Repossession House For Sale Algarve Portugal

    €215,000

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    Algarve Townhouse for sale in Albufeira with a beautiful sea view

    Algarve Townhouse for sale in Albufeira with a beautiful sea view

    €250,000

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    2 bed reduced Sea View Apartments for sale in Portugal

    2 bed reduced Sea View Apartments for sale in Portugal

    €110,000

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  • Luxury Penthouse 5 Bedroom Apartment

    Luxury Penthouse 5 Bedroom Apartment

    €360,000

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    Spacious algarve apartment for sale

    Spacious algarve apartment for sale

    €139,000

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    Bargain property for sale in the Algarve Portugal

    Bargain property for sale in the Algarve Portugal

    €105,000

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    Apartment for sale in algarve, Portugal

    Apartment for sale in algarve, Portugal

    €67,000

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